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Riverside Retreat - Pakuranga

A quiet, sheltered outlook to the Tamaki River.
5.0 of 5 bubbles
11 reviews
A quiet, sheltered outlook to the Tamaki River.
A comfortable, queen-size double bed .
A pleasant outlook from the bedroom to the river.
The good size bedroom adjoins the living area.
The living area includes a flat screen HD television and DVD player.
The kitchen is compact and functional with microwave, electric oven and fridge.
Two gas hobs for cooking and all utensils suppilied.
The bathroom has recently been renovated.
Comfortable dining outdoors.
Enjoy a kiwi barbecue on the sheltered patio.
An aerial view north from the property.
12 metres to the river's edge.
Sit on the riverside seat and watch the rowers, canoists, yachts, launches,  people fishing....
Real kingfishers and other bird life visit too.
A fresh slice of lemon in your drink.
A small private garden in which to wander.
Shop till you drop at New Zealand's largest retail mall - a 5 minute drive away.
A brief 2 minute stroll and enjoy the river views close up.
A brisk 50 minute walk around the Panmure Basin.
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Pakuranga, North Island
Only metres from the Tamaki River. Riverside walks start at the doorstep.Suitable for one person or couple looking to escape the hussle of the city without going too far. Sleep quietly and comfortably in the queen size bed.

Pakuranga and Panmure Town Centres, Panmure Basin, Panmure Squash, Lagoon Leisure Centre - all a 2 minute drive. Sylvia Park Shopping Complex (largest in NZ) and Waipuna Convention Centre - 5 minute drive. Many of the beautiful beaches of the Waitemata Harbour are less than 20 minutes drive. Auckland University Tamaki Campus less than 15 minutes drive. 5 minute drive from Southern Motorway coming from the city/north, 10 minute drive coming from the south. 25 minutes to Auckland International Airport (off peak). 20 minute drive to the central city (off peak).

An ideal city escape without leaving the city!
About the Owner, Andy T
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 18 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN3877437
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5 of 5 bubbles Excellent - based on 11 reviews
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English first
Ottawa, Canada
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016 for a stay in February 2016

My husband and I stayed three nights at Andy and Annemarie's apartment. It is a beautiful, peaceful location, overlooking the river - well-equipped and comfortable. Our hosts went out of their way to ensure our stay was memorable and even dropped us right to our ship the day we left. The house is easy walking distance to the bus stop,...

Benowa, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 for a stay in February 2016
person found this review helpful

I was warmly greeted and well looked after by the kind hosts. The accommodation was very clean and tidy and the queen bed extremely comfortable. Even though the unit is off the Pakuranga Highway it was very quiet. Having the park with its boardwalks nearby was a huge bonus. Public transport was in walking distance and also the Pakuranga mall...

Pam E
Meaford, Canada
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 for a stay in January 2016

My husband and I rented this lovely apartment for our one week stay, while on vacation from Canada. It was a perfect fit for us. Very clean, and quiet, yet close to the highways and shopping. The property sits on the river with a paved walkway great for walks and bike rides. Our hosts Annemarie and Andy were great, giving...

  • Cooker
  • DVD Player
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Normally arrival time is after 4.00pm and departure is by 10am. These times can be flexible depending upon other bookings. Guests are expected to leave the unit as they found it - clean and tidy. The cleaning fee ($60NZ) is an optional extra should guests prefer to have the cleaning done for them.
Rates on front page are in Australian dollars - NZ exchnange rate descrepancies may occur.

Additional fees may apply:
- Cleaning | 58 USD per week | Optional
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How to get there
Airport: Auckland International: 20.0 km
Railway: Panmure: 2.1 km
Ferry: Auckland Ferry Building: 17.0 km
Additional directions provided with confirmed booking if required.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 8.5 km.
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